Associate Degree Accounting and Finance (ADAF) | GIFT University

Associate Degree Accounting and Finance (ADAF)

Career Prospects:

This two years degree program provides the employability at entry level positions in a large numbers of ever demanding and rewarding fields of accounting and finance like accounts, finance, internal audit, stock market and banks. Graduates with this foundation degree in Accounting & Finance, can proceed for different higher level degree and qualifications like MCOM, MSc Accounting & Finance, CA, ACCA, CIMA, ACMA, CFA, PIPFA or any undergraduate business degree. The graduates of this Associate Degree will be eligible to be admitted directly into fifth semester of BBA or BSAF degree.

 

Program Objectives

The aims of this two years Associate Degree Program are:

  • To provide the opportunity for students for building a foundation in the basic functions of business organizations specially in the areas of accounting and finance.
  • To equip them with as much as possible knowledge in the relevant areas through theory and practical exposure which will enable them to perform essential accounting responsibilities and to handle the necessary financial functions.
  • Skill development and capacity building in the field of accounting and finance.
  • To enable the graduates to be employed at entry level positions in the ever demanding and rewarding field of accounting and finance.

 

Program Description:

The Associate Degree in Accounting & Finance has been designed for students having 12-years education who want to have distinctive opportunity to study the theory and practice relating to accounting and finance, develop the proficiency in the application of accounting and finance principles in the financial and corporate sectors.

The program has been designed to equip the student as much as possible knowledge for accomplishment of this task by offering a broad range of course work. Another objective of this program is to emphasize and develop soft skills in the students and provide them with real work experience through real time projects and internships. Accountancy, financial management, information technology, business laws, taxation, management techniques, critical thinking and problem solving are the main components of the curriculum.

The graduates of this program are eligible to take admission in BBA and BSAF and will be admitted into 5th semester of these programs directly having exemption of first two years (4 semesters).

 

Program Features:

The program:

  • Provides foundation in accounting, tax and finance
  • Generates capability to concentrate in the fields of accounting, finance, audit and banking.
  • Develops innovative skills to handle independent tasks
  • Widens intellectual horizon to pursue further studies in the area of specialization
  • Prepares and trains for professional qualifications like ACCA, CMA, CA and CIMA

 

 

Eligibility Criteria

The University welcomes applications from candidates who have successfully completed Grade 12 schooling. The most eligible qualifications and specific criteria for admissions are follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce.
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • GIFT Comprehensive Admission Test (GCAT) or relevant level NTS test may also be applicable for admissions.
 

Program Structure

Structure

No of Courses

Cr Hrs

University Core

 3

9

Program Core

9

27

Program Electives

2

6

Other Area

6

18

Corporate Internship

 

3

Social Integration Program

 

3

Total

20

66

 


 

Eligibility Criteria

The University welcomes applications from candidates who have successfully completed Grade 12 schooling. The most eligible qualifications and specific criteria for admissions are follows:

  • FSc (Pre-Engineering / Pre-Medical).
  • Intermediate with Arts or General Science or Commerce.
  • Advanced Levels (A’ Levels).
  • Any other equivalent grade 12 degree approved by the Ministry of Education.
  • Minimum 45% or equivalent marks in intermediate or equivalent qualification.
  • GIFT Comprehensive Admission Test (GCAT) or relevant level NTS test may also be applicable for admissions.

Enquiries

The Admission Office at GIFT University deals with the enquiries concerning admissions. The prospective candidates are advised to consult this office during working hours of the University.

 

General Criteria to Apply

  • The candidate fulfills the eligibility conditions of the program.
  • The candidate must have earned the eligibility qualification from a recognized educational institution.
  • Good proficiency in English language.
  • The candidate has not been debarred on disciplinary grounds during his earlier educational career.
 

Admission Application

  • Applications for admissions are invited through advertisement in the media. The prospective candidates are advised to obtain the University Prospectus, Application Form and Admission Schedule from the Admissions Office. They may make queries to the officer on duty for further information.
  • Admission Application should be submitted together with all required documents within the prescribed time limit in the Student Affairs Centre Admissions Office.
  • Online Applicants can apply just by filling the required fields of Online Application Form. Their documents will be verified at the day of admissions test and interview.
  • After admission test and interview, the Admission Committee will advise the successful candidates to deposit fee and other dues in the Accounts Office within the specified time limit.
  • On payment of fee and dues, the Accounts Office will issue the Registration Number to the candidate. at least two days prior to the commencement of the semester.

 

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